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    [c.1727]


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Viewing: Douce Ballads 2(138a)

Sheet Notes:  A speech bubble in the fourth illustration has been removed from the block.

Ballad - Roud Number: V9971

Title: The lovers lamentable tragedy

First Line: Tender hearts of London city

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ESTC: N69891

Themes:  Unrequited love


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
33C2121: Lover with love-letter

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I1(+22): Agriculture (+ women (labourers))
31AA2711: Walking - AA - female human figure

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2711: Walking
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
41D221: Head-gear
25I22: Prospect of village, silhouette of village
31A244: Head bent forward; bowing

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31B6235(+82): Speaking (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
31AA464: Emotional illness, derangement, madness - AA - female human figure



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